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In Spark, function to_date can be used to convert string to date. This function is available since Spark 1.5.0. SELECT to_date('2020-10-23', 'yyyy-MM-dd'); SELECT to_date('23Oct2020', 'ddMMMyyyy'); Refer to the official documentation about all the datetime patterns.  ...

.NET for Apache Spark v1.0.0 Released

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.NET for Apache Spark v1.0.0 was released officially on 2020-10-14. This page summarizes some important resources for you to get started on .NET for Spark. *Image credit: https://github.com/dotnet/spark/raw/master/docs/img/dotnetsparklogo-6.png Release Notes on GitHub ...

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Recently, one of my colleague asked me one question about Spark: for the same SQL statement on finding max value of partition column, different values are returned in Spark SQL and Hive/Impala SQL. The SQL statement looks like the following: SELECT MAX(PART_COL) FROM HiveDb.TestSQL; ...

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I’ve been following Mobius project for a while and have been waiting for this day. .NET for Apache Spark v0.1.0 was just published on 2019-04-25 on GitHub. It provides high performance APIs for programming Apache Spark applications with C# and F#. It is .NET Standard complaint and can run in ...

Install Apache Spark 3.0.0 on Windows 10

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Spark 3.0.0 was release on 18th June 2020 with many new features. The highlights of features include adaptive query execution, dynamic partition pruning, ANSI SQL compliance, significant improvements in pandas APIs, new UI for structured streaming, up to 40x speedups for calling R user-defined ...

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CSV is a commonly used data format. Spark provides rich APIs to load files from HDFS as data frame.  This page provides examples about how to load CSV from HDFS using Spark. If you want to read a local CSV file in Python, refer to this page  Python: Load / Read Multiline CSV File   ...

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Pandas is commonly used by Python users to perform data operations. In many scenarios, the results need to be saved to a storage like Teradata. This article shows you how to do that easily using JayDeBeApi or  sqlalchemy-teradata   package.  JayDeBeApi package and Teradata JDBC ...

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This article shows you how to filter NULL/None values from a Spark data frame using Python. Function DataFrame.filter or DataFrame.where can be used to filter out null values.

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This article shows how to 'delete' column from Spark data frame using Python.  Follow article  Convert Python Dictionary List to PySpark DataFrame to construct a dataframe. +----------+---+------+ | Category| ID| Value| +----------+---+------+ |Category A| 1| 12.40| |Category B| ...

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Column renaming is a common action when working with data frames. In this article, I will show you how to rename column names in a Spark data frame using Python.  The following code snippet creates a DataFrame from a Python native dictionary list. PySpark SQL types are used to create the ...